dining

La Polenteria Soho - View From The Front

Review – La Polenteria [Soho]

Rating Cuisine Northern Italian / ‘Peasant Food’ Appeals To Polenta obsessives and pasta dismissives  Vegans and Vegetarians Very hip young types and people who want to get on the Polenta trend People seeking a filling, economical bite or two  ( £7 for a
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Chotto Matte - Houxo Que's UV technicolour mural art

Review – Chotto Matte [Soho]

Rating Suited To: Sushi fans & Sushi fans looking for something with a little extra Carnivores (AKA humans who like to eat a lot of meat…sushivores?) People who want to drink some Pisco or eat some Quinoa (not so common) Fusion foodies (do you guys exist?) Up to date
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Review: Brasserie Joel [Westminster Bridge]

Rating   Cuisine: French, with Japanese touches? Appeals to: Flavour flâneurs and gustatory aesthetes Metropolitan diners and people opting for the high class version of the ‘Westminster experience’ Romancers of the stove or high powered business types Those who
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La Brasserie Chelsea -

Review – La Brasserie [Chelsea]

Rating Appeals To Francophiles and people looking for wonderfully legitimate French cuisine (but not haute cuisine) Parisian expats, pissed off with ‘cuisine les rosbifs’ Seekers of mid range prices (for this particularly pricey part of London anyway…)
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Spaghetti House Knightsbridge- Entrance & signage

Review – Spaghetti House [Knightsbridge]

Rating Appeals to Italo-centric Foodies/Non Foodies: People who want a taste of some pretty authentic Italian faire Hungry people: People who want a hearty meal/portions that will satisfy food cravings with a hearty combination of monounsaturated fats, wheat flour and meaty
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Tea wall closeup at Amanzi Tea Rooms with citrus tea in foreground

Review – Amanzi Tea Rooms [Marylebone]

Appeals To: Tea aficionados (duh) Ladies who lunch, Men who lunch, Tea aficionados who lunch, People who really get into the idea of a ‘beverage’, People who really want to get into the idea of a ‘beverage’, People interested in exploring other cultures
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Review – Kitchen Party [Farringdon]

Party In Your Kitchen Farringdon’s Kitchen Party could be described as a good idea that’s packed a bunch of other good ideas into a compact space. Or an everchanging door of food, and food related experiences to be enjoyed. I hesitate to use the word ‘pop
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